The Encyclopedia of Fantasy. Front Cover. John Clute, John Grant. St. Martin’s Press, Mar 15, – Literary Criticism – pages. Written by John Clute and John Grant, it’s a compendium of information movie was released, Encyclopedia of Fantasy will be there for you. The Encyclopedia of Fantasy has ratings and 22 reviews. Kingsley Amis The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction by John Clute Supergods by Grant Morrison .

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Clute is still in negotiations to issue the Encyclopedia on CD-Rom. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Aug 20, Mary Catelli rated it liked it Shelves: A theme index was later included in the on-line addenda: Le Guin, Peter S.

Fantasj works of prolific and confusing gramt such as Michael Moorcock, as well as authors such as J. Some readers have dinged it for this. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

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Quotes from The Encyclopedia Unfortunately, specific mythological elements are not as thoroughly covered.

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Neither Sterling Lanier or Steven Frankos are included in the book, however Steve Szylagi, who has written a single fantasy novel has received an entry.

Then this is for you. No trivia or quizzes yet. The Encyclopedia uses a similar system of categorization to The Encyclopedia of Science Fictionbut does not include an index of theme entries. Mar 02, Nicole Galloway-Miller rated it it was amazing.

Jun 05, Shellie Layers of Thought rated it it was amazing Shelves: Published March 15th by St. Need a big book to find all the questions you have about SF and F?

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References to this book Vast Alchemies: Sure, clicking through a website is easier in some ways, but thus far that hasn’t materialized. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

John Frederick Clute is a Canadian born author and critic who has lived in Britain since This huge volume is the first comprehensive encyclopedia of the fantasy field. Oct 13, David Hebblethwaite rated it it was amazing. Retrieved 1 December Fantasy books books Hugo Award for Best Non-Fiction Book winning works Science fiction studies 20th-century encyclopedias Encyclopedias of literature British encyclopedias Online encyclopedias 21st-century encyclopedias.


Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Mar 26, Ray rated it it was amazing Shelves: The current implementation is thanks to an grantt amount fzntasy work from David. Virtually every writer and novel that I’ve ever heard of that could be considered part of the genre is in here; the authors seem to have missed nothing.

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A genuinely great combination of scholarship and fandom. The tragedy of this book is that it was published before Harry Potter, clueless Bella and Jackson’s Lord of the Rings films appeared. The Encyclopedia of Fantasy Space of entropy. There were also cross-references between the two that we had to leave un-linked, and that nagged… So, with the kind encycloppedia of editors Clute and Grant, our technical magus David Langford set about seeing if that could be resolved.